Abby set to take to the stage at the Grand Opera House

A young ballet dancer from Wilberfoss looks set to become a star of the future after being selected to perform in a production at the Grand Opera House in York.

Abby Ramshaw, 9, who attends St Martin’s Schoool, was selected from over 160 youngsters auditioned to appear in the production of Coppelia for 3 shows from 7-8 June with the English Youth Ballet (EYB).

Abby will play the role of a village girl in the production and will gain an insight into what life is like as a professional ballet dancer.

For more on this story read this Thursday’s Pocklington Post.